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Does conventional defecography has a role to play in evaluation of evacuatory disorders in Indian population?


Kumar, Sheo; Sharma, Pankaj; Andreisek, Gustav (2013). Does conventional defecography has a role to play in evaluation of evacuatory disorders in Indian population? Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging, 23(1):92-96.

Abstract

Barium studies are one of the best investigations for evaluating submucosal and extrinsic mass lesions. However, barium studies bring less money, are operator dependent and one of the more difficult investigations for radiologists to master. Economic factors have acted as powerful disincentives for performing gastrointestinal (GI) fluoroscopy in most radiology practices. In this pictorial essay, we discuss the role of conventional defecography in evaluating evacuatory disorders in the Indian population

Abstract

Barium studies are one of the best investigations for evaluating submucosal and extrinsic mass lesions. However, barium studies bring less money, are operator dependent and one of the more difficult investigations for radiologists to master. Economic factors have acted as powerful disincentives for performing gastrointestinal (GI) fluoroscopy in most radiology practices. In this pictorial essay, we discuss the role of conventional defecography in evaluating evacuatory disorders in the Indian population

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Item Type:Journal Article, not refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:04 Faculty of Medicine > University Hospital Zurich > Clinic for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
Dewey Decimal Classification:610 Medicine & health
Date:2013
Deposited On:25 Sep 2013 14:33
Last Modified:05 Apr 2016 17:00
Publisher:Medknow Publications
ISSN:0970-2016
Free access at:Publisher DOI. An embargo period may apply.
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.4103/0971-3026.113625
PubMed ID:23986623

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